When a Texas prisoner escapes during a transfer, he leaves behind victims with his unique trademark, sewing their mouths shut, a signature the BAU remembers as unique to the UnSub "The Silencer." While they investigate who he was and who he's become, the BAU also gets to know the newest member of the team.
Episode number: 8x1 Airdate: Wednesday September 26th, 2012
The episode begins at the Braun correctional facility where a prisoner is strapped to a bed and is taken to the med van. The med guy asks the guard if the prisoner is epileptic but the guard has no clue. In the van the guard learns that the con had a severe allergic reaction and the guard feels that he did it to himself on purpose. Just then a deer jumps on to the road and the driver in an attempt to save the animal, manages to run off the road. Moments later we see that the driver is dead as he ran into a branch of a tree and it pierced his chest. The med guy in the van is dead too. Guard Jensen is unconscious and the con manages to free himself of the handcuffs. ..